Fox Valley Chapter Patriot Profile


General Thomas Posey 1750 - 1818

This page contains a photo of the grave of Revolutionary War soldier Thomas Posey, the only General who is buried in Illinois. He is buried in southern Illinois in the Westwood Cemetery in Shawneetown in Gallatin County Illinois.

There are some close-ups of his grave on the Illinois Trails website. His biography is available on the Virtualology website.


Grave of Patriot Thomas Posey

Thomas Posey Grave